Festive golf fun

Santa meets youngsters at Boston Golf Club.
Santa meets youngsters at Boston Golf Club.

Members of Boston Golf Club’s Ladies’ Section are getting into the festive spirit.

Sunday’s Waltz competition saw Lady Captain Hilary Calvert give a Christmas twist to every hole.

Jean Markham, Jean Flynn and Joan Young won with a score of 40 stableford points.

Nearest pin on the second was won by Fran Grant, and the nearest pin on the 10th hole was won by Jean Flynn, before the comptitors enjoyed a buffet and mulled wine.

An Arizona Shuffle was played over 10 holes on Wednesday, with teams of three taking part.

The top score counted on the par fives, the top two on par fours and all three on par threes.

Jacquie Short, Pam Hyde and Joan Young won with 41 points, ahead of runners-up Fran Grant, Jane Marriott and Kathy Stanley with 35 points.

The ladies’ section have also hosted their Christmas party, where Santa Claus was on hand to deliver presents to members’ children and grandchildren.